Highresolution

American astrophotographer Andrew McCarthy chose 30,000 photos to create a mosaic image that captured the sun in high definition from Florence, Arizona, USA

Astrophotographer captures swirling plasma on the SUN’s surface in stunning high-resolution image

An astrophotographer has captured a 286-megapixel image of the sun during the most intense period of solar activity in decades. The image shows huge balls of fire rotating on the surface of the sun and can be zoomed in to see the entire fiery mass in great detail. Andrew McCarthy, known to his online followers …

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Earth Core Animation

High-resolution imagery reveals puzzling features deep inside the Earth

Animation of the layers of the Earth. New research from the University of Cambridge is the first to get a detailed ‘picture’ of an unusual pocket of rock at the boundary layer with the Earth’s core, some three thousand kilometers below the surface. The mysterious rocky area, located almost directly beneath the Hawaiian Islands, is …

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